Saturday, June 15, 2019

World Sea Turtle Day




Here are some links to nature sites that will inspire you:

The Turtle Conservancy
https://www.turtleconservancy.org/

Maldivian Sea Turtle Conservation Program
http://marinesavers.com/turtle-conservation/

Sea Turtle Conservancy
https://conserveturtles.org/

Turtle Rescue League
http://www.turtlerescueleague.com/

International Union for Conservation of Nature
http://www.iucnredlist.org/

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Go Zippy Go!

This is the fastest soft-shelled turtle I've ever seen! Check him out!





Friday, April 5, 2019

Dutch Turtle Haus

Dutch architecture firm specializes in organic design and this turtle house in Sweden is the best ever. Its head portion of the house even recedes into itself!


To see the interior and learn more, click here.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Getting Back to Slowsky

If you are old like me, you'd remember when terps took over the airwaves to promote Comcast, when DSL was the "fastest" internet out there...


Friday, March 15, 2019

Turtle Trafficking is Real

Diamondback terrapins, a species native to the East Coast, is in sharp decline because the hatchlings can bring in thousands of dollars in sales. In New Jersey, it’s illegal to take or transport the semi-aquatic turtle. And, federally, it’s illegal to misrepresent such sales. Click here to read this story.


Friday, March 8, 2019

Friday, February 22, 2019

Check Out ABV's Turtle Conservation Project!

Consider spending a few weeks participating in A Broader View's "Sea Turtle Conservation Volunteer Program" in spectacular Costa Rica. Experience not required and open to all age groups.  Click here for more details and to sign up!

Learn more about A Broader View's great volunteer programs here.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

The Love They Lost

Galápagos tortoises Bibi and Poldi called it quits after nearly 100 years together! Read more about the breakup here.